The Karate Kid

A boy and his mother move to California for a new job. He struggles to fit in, as a group of karate students starts to bully him for dating a rich girl from their clique. It's up to the Japanese landlord, Miyagi, to teach him karate.

Grosses

Domestic (100%)
$90,815,558
Summary Details
DistributorColumbia Pictures
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Opening$5,031,753
931 theaters
Release DateJun 22, 1984
Running Time2 hr 6 min
GenresAction Drama Family Sport
In Release193 days/27 weeks
Widest Release1,111 theaters
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Jun 22-246$5,031,753-931-$5,404$5,031,7531
Jun 29-Jul 17$4,500,861-10.6%938+7$4,798$12,415,1602
Jul 6-84$5,294,234+17.6%934-4$5,668$21,197,9723
Jul 13-154$4,763,399-10%1,031+97$4,620$28,607,8584
Jul 20-227$4,248,830-10.8%1,067+36$3,982$35,969,1495
Jul 27-296$3,891,130-8.4%1,069+2$3,639$42,355,7266
Aug 3-55$3,609,460-7.2%1,099+30$3,284$48,346,5007
Aug 10-126$3,180,797-11.9%1,111+12$2,863$54,037,9028
Aug 17-198$3,420,623+7.5%1,030-81$3,320$59,595,6119
Aug 24-268$2,870,497-16.1%1,090+60$2,633$64,356,93910
Aug 31-Sep 3
Labor Day wknd
4$4,155,645-1,040-$3,995$69,959,648-
Sep 7-94$2,459,536-1,070-$2,298$72,886,05212
Sep 14-164$2,210,145-10.1%1,086+16$2,035$75,512,14213
Sep 21-238$1,871,102-15.3%1,065-21$1,756$78,148,51114
Sep 28-309$1,517,087-18.9%961-104$1,578$80,058,08415
Oct 5-8
Columbus Day wknd
12$1,407,105-948-$1,484$81,911,436-
Oct 12-1411$1,226,063-906-$1,353$83,335,06817
Oct 19-2114$1,030,451-16%782-124$1,317$84,909,32418
Oct 26-281$5,537,200+437.4%---$90,815,55819